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Harrisburg, PA vs Wilmington, DE

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Wilmington is 19.6% more expensive than Harrisburg.
Wilmington housing costs are 134.8% more expensive than Harrisburg housing costs.
Health related expenses are 2.3% less in Wilmington.

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 Harrisburg, PAWilmington, DEUnited States

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Reviews for Harrisburg    22 Reviews
It's OK - 7/6/2017
I moved to Harrisburg right after college and have been here for about 6 years now. This city is OK. Downtown has some nicer restaurants, but still has just as many... Read More

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lifetime resident ready to move - 12/1/2015
Having lived here many years I've noticed that some people are very nice but most won't give you the time of day.Due to many years of "lifetime" politicians, the city is... Read More

Not so friendly area.... - 6/4/2014
I am a transplant to the area, moved here from Maryland a few years ago. I thought that this would be a great place to raise my children, especially since my family... Read More

Reviews for Wilmington    18 Reviews
I Cannot Wait To Rid Myself of This Place - 10/4/2017
I'm ready to get away from this whole state, once and for all! There are no real jobs here. The cost of living is getting entirely too high, as well as the crime.... Read More

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Park Plaza - 8/22/2016
can anyone offer information on the Park Plaza, 1100 Lovering Ave,... Read More

So far I'm impressed with Wilmington - 6/1/2016
When we sold our house in the burbs and downsized to a condo in Wilmington all our friends thought we were nuts. What about the crime? Well, we've been here for a year... Read More

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